By Samuel Cohen
At an analogous time, Cohen enters into the theoretical dialogue approximately postmodern old knowing. Throwing his hat within the ring with strength and elegance, he confronts not just Francis Fukuyama’s triumphalist reaction to the autumn of the Soviet Union but additionally the opposite literary and political “end of background” claims placed forth by way of such theorists as Fredric Jameson and Walter Benn Michaels. In a simple, affecting kind, After the top of History bargains us a brand new imaginative and prescient for the functions and confines of latest fiction.
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After the End of History: American Fiction in the 1990s by Samuel Cohen